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Descriptor English:   Hemangioma, Capillary 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hemangioma Capilar 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hemangioma Capilar 
Synonyms English:   Capillary Hemangioma
Capillary Hemangiomas
Hemangiomas, Capillary  
Tree Number:   C04.557.645.375.380
Definition English:   A dull red, firm, dome-shaped hemangioma, sharply demarcated from surrounding skin, usually located on the head and neck, which grows rapidly and generally undergoes regression and involution without scarring. It is caused by proliferation of immature capillary vessels in active stroma, and is usually present at birth or occurs within the first two or three months of life. (Dorland, 27th ed) 
Indexing Annotation English:   coord IM with precoord organ/neopl term (IM); do not confuse with HEMANGIOMA, LOBULAR CAPILLARY see GRANULOMA, PYOGENIC; distinguish from PORT-WINE STAIN
History Note English:   94 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BS blood supply BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CI chemically induced
CH chemistry CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UL ultrastructure UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   31420 
Unique Identifier:   D018324 

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